|Short Science Fiction Collection Vol. 007|
Science fiction (abbreviated SF or sci-fi with varying punctuation and case) is a broad genre of fiction that often involves sociological and technical speculations based on current or future science and technology. This is a reader-selected collection of short stories that entered the US public domain when their copyright was not renewed. Summary by Cori Samuel, with Wikipedia input. For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other format...
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|Tom Swift and the Visitor From Planet X - Victor Appleton, II|
LibriVox recording of Tom Swift and the Visitor from Planet X, by Victor Appleton, II. Read by Mark Nelson. Tom Swift Jr. and his associates at Swift Enterprises wait breathlessly for what may well be the most important scientific event in history—the arrival of the visitor from Planet X—a visitor in the form of energy. But there are factions at work determined to snatch the energy, which Tom has named Exman, from the young scientist-inventor's grasp...
Keywords: LibriVox; literature; audiobook; appleton; sci-fi; teens; adventure
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|The Haunted Bookshop - Christopher Morley|
Librivox recording of The Haunted Bookshop by Christopher Morley. Read by J. M. Smallheer. Roger Mifflin is the somewhat eccentric proprietor of The Haunted Bookshop, a second-hand bookstore in Brooklyn that is "haunted by the ghosts of all great literature." Beginning with the arrival of a young advertising man and the mysterious disappearance of a certain volume from the shelves of the bookshop, a lively and often humorous tale of intrigue unfolds, generously sprinkled with liberal doses of Ro...
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